Tag: Baptists

The Dissenting Academies Project

Dr Williams’s Centre for Dissenting Studies in conjunction with Queen Mary College has launched the Dissenting Academies Project.  It provides databases of academies in the 17th-19th centuries, principals, tutors, students and a “virtual” composite academies library from this period. http://www.english.qmul.ac.uk/drwilliams/portal.html It is a huge resource of information on this topic and period but also provides a starting […]

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Surman Index of Congregational ministers online

Charles Surman’s biographical card index of Congregational ministers includes the names of about 32,000 individuals, and, where known, their dates, details of their education, ministries or other employment, together with the sources used. It covers the period from the mid-seventeenth century to 1972, and though it focuses on England and Wales, it includes Congregational ministers […]

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The church meeting in heaven

By the late REV. J. RYLAND “What singing! what shouting! what heavenly greeting! Shall there be, at that general, triumphant church-meeting. Nor illness, nor business, nor length of the way,  Shall keep from that meeting one brother away.  Temptations, and trials, no more shall be known;  Nor Satan, nor sin, shall e’er cause us to […]

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